Swapan Kumar Pradhan
Swapan Kumar Pradhan works as a Professor at the Materials Science Division, Department of Physics, The University of Burdwan, India. He obtained his M.S. degree in physics from Calcutta University in 1984 and the Ph.D. degree from Jadavpur University/Indian Association for the Cultivation of Science in 1990. His main area of research is experimental materials science including condensed matter physics. He has several years of experience in synthesis of nanomaterials, structure and microstructure characterization of nanomaterials using X-ray diffraction and HRTEM, and optical, magnetic, and mechanical properties of nanomaterials. Professor Pradhan has more than 100 publications in international journals, one international book, and two chapters in international books and has produced six Ph.D. degrees and supervised 10 Ph.D. students (working). He had worked as Visiting Professor in Italy and USA.
Biography Updated on 14 December 2011